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Wadad Makdisi Cortas was the principal of the Ahliah National School for Girls in Lebanon for twenty-six years, and the mother of four children, including Mariam Said, wife of Edward Said. Wadad Makdisi Cortas died in 1979.

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A World I Loved The Story of an Arab Woman by Wadad Makdisi Cortas
A World I Loved The Story of an Arab Woman
Wadad Makdisi Cortas
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 17 May 2012. Written with eloquence, compassion, and fierce intelligence, The World I Loved takes us on an unforgettable journey through twentieth-century Lebanon.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/06/2009

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